Weather Alerts for Lower Columbia

Issued by the National Weather Service

Winter Storm Watch  WINTER STORM WATCH   Winter Storm Watch
LOWER COLUMBIA

Areas Affected:
Lower Columbia and I - 5 Corridor in Cowlitz County
Effective: Mon, 2/25 4:00am Updated: Sat, 2/23 4:37pm Urgency: Future
Expires: Mon, 2/25 6:00pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Possible

 
Details:
...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SUNDAY NIGHT
THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON...
* WHAT...Heavy snow possible. Total snow accumulations of up to
6 inches possible, most likely Kelso/Longview southward.
* WHERE...Lower Columbia and I-5 Corridor in Cowlitz County.
* WHEN...Mainly Monday.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel could be very difficult. The
hazardous conditions could impact the Monday morning commute.
Impacts appear less likely for the Monday evening commute at
this time. Be sure to carry chains and a winter emergency kit
if you must travel Monday, and be prepared for long delays.

Information:
A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant
snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue
to monitor the latest forecasts.

Winter Storm Watch  WINTER STORM WATCH   Winter Storm Watch
LOWER COLUMBIA

Areas Affected:
South Washington Cascade Foothills - South Washington Cascades
Effective: Mon, 2/25 2:00am Updated: Sat, 2/23 4:37pm Urgency: Future
Expires: Tue, 2/26 12:00am Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Possible

 
Details:
...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SUNDAY NIGHT
THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...
* WHAT...Heavy snow possible. Total snow accumulations of 6 to
18 inches possible, heaviest near the Columbia Gorge.
* WHERE...South Washington Cascades and South Washington Cascade
Foothills.
* WHEN...From late Sunday night through Monday evening.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel may become very difficult. Be sure
to carry chains and a winter emergency kit if you must travel
Monday.

Information:
A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant
snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue
to monitor the latest forecasts.